A 50 kg child riding a farris wheel (radius= 10m) travels in a vertical circle. The wheel completes one revolution every 10 seconds. What is the magnitude of the force on the child by the seat at the highest point on the circlular path?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I found the Force due to gravity is mg = 490 N

angular velcity w= 0.2(pi) rad/s

and the force due to radial acceleration ar=(w^2)*R*m= 197.39 N

Is that all the forces I need to find, what exaclty do I do. Thanks for the help.

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